Sports Chatter

Colfax Defense Meet Mr. Tow

At some point in this Friday night’s Colfax-Union Mine football game at Marson Stadium , there’s a good chance that the Falcons’ defensive unit and Diamondbacks’ running ba ...

Sports Chatter: CHS baseball on its way back

When Mike McCabe returned in mid-year last baseball season to retake the reins of the Colfax High varsity program, the Falcons had sunk to an all-time low. In 2010, Colfax, for the ...

Sports Chatter: Falcons penciled in for classic

The official announcement is expected to come any day now, but you can pencil the Colfax Falcons in for the first California Football Classic. The Classic, a new showcase event, w ...

Sports Chatter: Soggy start to spring

The wet weather that has hit the foothills area this month is playing havoc as expected with the spring sports schedules at Colfax High.Take for instance Colfax High’s baseba ...

Sports Chatter: Cheering from the Internet

Sitting in a rented house some 400 miles away on the North Coast of California last Saturday afternoon, I almost was overcome in amazement when I found out that I would be able to ...

Sports Chatter: Winter sports hit by weather

Someone asked me last weekend if I could recall the last time Colfax High’s boys or girls basketball teams had games postponed because of inclement weather conditions.For the ...

Sports Chatter: Teams eyeing prize

The road to Power Balance Pavilion — yes that’s the new name for Arco Arena that kicks in March 1 — started for prep boys and girls basketball teams across the CIF Sac-Joaqui ...

Sports Chatter: Pondering the league ratings

When is No. 2 better than No. 1? Perhaps this season in Div. IV girls basketball.If you are a girls Div. IV basketball coach in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section you’re probably not al ...

Sports Chatter: View from top of the hoop

Colfax High’s boys and girls basketball teams found themselves Monday at the top of their respective divisions in the first release of the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section’s bas ...

CIF proposal could impact high school playoffs

They still have to be voted on in April, but the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section has sent two proposals to its member schools that could impact high school playoffs in one form or another ...

Sports Chatter: Pucci still hoopin' it up

Since stepping down as Colfax High’s boys basketball coach two years ago, Ron Pucci has found a lot of solace in playing golf, tending his beautiful gardens and chasing granddaug ...

Sports Chatter: Pairings released for Kendall Arnett

The pairings have been released for next week’s 68th edition of the Kendall Arnett boys basketball tournament as hosted by Placer High. Eight teams — all holdovers from last ...

Sports Chatter: Good season, Falcons

Sometime over the upcoming Christmas break, Michael Kirby of Timberline Signs will put a ladder up on the side of the Colfax High football team room, pull himself up to the top wru ...

Sports Chatter: Marson Field holds up

As the scoreboard clock ran down and the cold, piercing rain continued to pelt Colfax High’s Marson Stadium Friday night, it was clearly evident that the Colfax Falcons would be ...

Sports Chatter: Thunder is back

Maybe it was just a matter of time before the thunder returned to Marson Stadium. Whether you?re talking about the Colfax Falcons? football team getting back to the top shelf of t ...